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Re: [SLE] ntpd seems to work but how well?
  • From: Mike Kenzie <kenziem@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 2 Sep 2004 08:58:05 -0400
  • Message-id: <200409020858.06058.kenziem@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 02 September 2004 03:51, John Andersen wrote:
> On Wednesday 01 September 2004 05:11 am, Gonda Brouerius van Nidek wrote:
> > I have read the info on ntpd several times and I think I understand
> > the basics. I hope I have ntpd working on my dialup system with 9.1.
> >
> > One of the possibilities to see if it really works should be to use
> > ntpq -p
> > I get the following output with this command but apart from
> > recognizing the four addresses that I have chosen I do not understand
> > the meaning of the output.
> > Somebody with an explanation in plain English?
> >
> >
> > # ntpq -p
> > remote refid st t when poll reach delay offset jitter
> > =====================================
> > 202.180.0.71 .INIT. 16 u - 64 0 0.000 0.000 4000.00
> > my1.doubleukay. 192.6.38.127 2 u 40 64 1 1039.17 -183.26 0.002
> > ns01.deu.edu.tr .INIT. 16 u 49 64 0 0.000 0.000 4000.00
> > darkstar.sanet. 212.82.32.15 2 u 58 64 1 908.414 -82.537 0.002

I think the 4000 refer to unreachable servers.

I double checked my setup and I forgot to reopen the firewall to ntp
packets.

Should the firewall not opened to ntp packets by the install script?




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